tableField . . . refering to columns

Roger Eller roger.e.eller at sealedair.com
Thu Nov 3 15:15:10 EDT 2016


Correction:  You can't use 2 different item delimiters in the same command.

on mouseUp
   set the itemDelimiter to "^"
   put line 1 of fld "fPRE" into PREE1
   put item 1 of PREE1 into tJustTheItem
   set the itemDeliniter to TAB
   put tJustTheItem into item 1 of line 1 of fld "fTF"
end mouseUp




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On Thu, Nov 3, 2016 at 3:11 PM, Roger Eller <roger.e.eller at sealedair.com>
wrote:

> A regular table field is TAB delimited.  Also, refer to your "column" as
> "item".
>
> Try this:
>
> on mouseUp
>    set the itemDelimiter to "^"
>    put line 1 of fld "fPRE" into PREE1
>    set the itemDeliniter to TAB
>    put item 1 of PREE1 into item 1 of line 1 of fld "fTF"
> end mouseUp
>
> ~Roger
>
>
> On Thu, Nov 3, 2016 at 2:54 PM, Richmond <richmondmathewson at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> So: I have a "^" delimited textFile (.CSV) that I imported into a
>> conventional textField ("fPRE")
>> and then tried to do this:
>>
>> on mouseUp
>>    set the itemDelimiter to "^"
>>    put line 1 of fld "fPRE" into PREE1
>>    put item 1 of PREE1 into column 1 of line 1 of fld "fTF"
>> end mouseUp
>>
>> line 1 if fld "fPRE" contains this "2^45^9^1113"
>>
>> I wonder why this throws a "bluey":
>>
>> button "Button": compilation error at line 4 (Handler: bad command) near
>> "1", char 30
>>
>> OR . . . to put things another way: How does one refer to columns in a
>> tableField?
>>
>> Richmond.
>>
>>
>
>



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